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Financial Accounting - Vice President

Company: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC)
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: September 16, 2023

Job Description:

SMBC Group is a top-tier global financial group. Headquartered in Tokyo and with a 400-year history, SMBC Group offers a diverse range of financial services, including banking, leasing, securities, credit cards, and consumer finance. The Group has more than 130 offices and 80,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (SMFG) is the holding company of SMBC Group, which is one of the three largest banking groups in Japan. SMFG's shares trade on the Tokyo, Nagoya, and New York (NYSE: SMFG) stock exchanges.In the Americas, SMBC Group has a presence in the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Peru. Backed by the capital strength of SMBC Group and the value of its relationships in Asia, the Group offers a range of commercial and investment banking services to its corporate, institutional, and municipal clients. It connects a diverse client base to local markets and the organization's extensive global network. The Group's operating companies in the Americas include Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. (SMBC), SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc., SMBC Capital Markets, Inc., SMBC Rail Services LLC, Manufacturers Bank, JRI America, Inc., SMBC Leasing and Finance, Inc., Banco Sumitomo Mitsui Brasileiro S.A., and Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Co., Ltd.Role DescriptionRole Objectives

  • Preparation and review of financial packages for Head Office Consolidation and IFRS reporting of Bank subsidiaries.
  • Perform month end, quarter end and year end financial books closings. Maintain accurate books and accrual entries at month end.
  • Interact with various departments, Head Office Financial Accounting Department, and external accountants
  • Assist in review of various reporting within department and work on projects assigned (J Sox, system upgrades)
  • Assist and lead the Finance Transformation, Issue Management and Oracle Cloud projects within Subsidiary Accounting department under Finance team
  • Cross support within team structureQualifications and Skills
    • 10 - 15 plus years of accounting experience in financial institutions and/or public accounting experience in the financial service industry.
    • Product knowledge of derivatives and financial products. ASC 815 (derivatives and hedge accounting) ASC 310-10 (receivables), ASC 320 (Investments debt and equity securities), ASC 842 (leases)
    • The ability to independently research accounting issues.
    • Knowledge in accounting system applications, especially Oracle General Ledgers, Loans LIQ
    • Self-starter, work additional hours required to meet all reporting requirements for month end and quarter end reporting
    • Team oriented and willingness to take ownership of job responsibilities
    • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple assignments concurrently
    • Strong analytical and communication skills
    • Knowledge of IFRS reporting standards
    • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Access, Word)
    • CPA preferred Additional RequirementsD&I CommitmentResponsible for fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion, holding leaders accountable for creating an inclusive environment through awareness and practice of equity in recruiting, developing, and promoting diverse talent.SMBC's employees participate in a hybrid workforce model that provides employees with an opportunity to work from home, as well as, from an SMBC office. SMBC requires that employees live within a reasonable commuting distance of their office location. Prospective candidates will learn more about their specific hybrid work schedule during their interview process.
      We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. SMBC provides reasonable accommodations for employees and applicants with disabilities consistent with applicable law. If you need a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please let us know at

Keywords: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), Jersey City , Financial Accounting - Vice President, Executive , Jersey City, New Jersey

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